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Orange Lake management activities update presentation held April 17

News Release

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Media contact: Karen Parker, 386-754-1294

A public meeting to present an update on management activities performed at Orange Lake under last year’s workplan and to discuss future management is scheduled for April 17, according to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) officials.

The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Grand Lake RV & Golf Resort, 18545 N.W. 45th Avenue Road in Citra. For information on previous meetings, visit, External Website or contact Allen Martin at 386-623-1836.

We encourage the public to pass along this information to anyone who may be interested in attending this meeting. The meeting location is handicapped accessible.

FWC Facts:
The life expectancy for Gulf sturgeon is 20-42 years. The oldest age documented for a tagged and recaptured Suwannee River Gulf sturgeon is about 27-28 years.

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